The Nut Blog

Raspberry Almond Trifle (Recipe)

English Trifle always strikes me as such a festive and fancy dessert. It’s made with fruit, a layer of sponge cake soaked in sherry or wine, and topped with a layer of custard and perhaps whipped cream. Today’s recipe created by Pastry Chef Jenny McCoy, Co-Founder of Cissé Gourmet Baking Mixes, is equally impressive. But […]

Posted on December 5th, 2019

Chocolate Nuts Sale

Festive Chocolate Delights

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We’re decking the halls, putting up trees and hanging the stockings. And what better way to fill those stockings? With chocolate nuts from Maisie Jane’s! And our gift to you is 15% off all chocolate nuts—including our popular gift rounds—now through Dec. 31st. Our chocolate nuts come […]

Posted on December 3rd, 2019

Our Black Friday Cyber Monday Sale Begins Today!

At Maisie Jane’s we do this shopping extravaganza right. No one day sale where you have to brave the masses for us! We offer a luxurious extra long weekend of 20% off on all your favorite gift baskets and gift crates & flats starting today, November 27 – December 2nd. Use this discount code* at checkout: MJSAVE20 If […]

Posted on November 27th, 2019

Almond Crusted Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie

Almond Crusted Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie

Is it really Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie? Not for me! And it’s probably one of my favorite desserts. The only thing that makes me happier is one of my mother’s famous cheesecakes! But what if you could combine pumpkin pie and cheesecake in one delicious treat? Thanksgiving nirvana! That’s what this recipe for Almond Crusted […]

Posted on November 25th, 2019

Black Friday Cyber Monday Sale At Maisie Jane’s

It’s coming! The craziest shopping days of the year! But you don’t have to brave the crowds and long lines at the mall. Make your shopping experiences sane, easy and fun by shopping at Maisie Jane’s instead. Save 20% on all your favorite gift baskets and gift crates & flats Nov. 27 – Dec. 2nd. Mark your calendars! It’s […]

Posted on November 21st, 2019

Don’t Miss Our Taste Of Nor Cal Gift Basket Sale!

Taste of Nor Cal Gift Basket

Wow! Where did the time go? There’s just one week left to take advantage of our special sale on the Taste of Nor Cal Gift Basket! And if you live locally, you can still pick it up in the store in plenty of time to bring to Thanksgiving dinner! But be sure to order online […]

Posted on November 19th, 2019

Gift Baskets from Maisie Jane’s for the Holidays

If your family is like mine, it’s not at all early for thinking about what to bring or send to folks for the holidays. In my family we have a big Thanksgiving and everyone brings either a dish for dinner or fun snacks for eating while watching the big game together. Don’t know what to […]

Posted on November 14th, 2019

Five Spice Apple and Almond Wontons (Recipe)

Five Spice Apple and Almond Wontons

Here’s something different — and delightful — for your next holiday party. I love wonton soup and wonton appetizers but this recipe takes the concept of wontons, turns it on its head, and knocks it out of the park! Filled with apples and chopped almonds and flavored with five spice powder and a little brandy […]

Posted on November 12th, 2019

Share our California Bounty this Holiday Season

California Bounty Box

Tis the season to be thankful and celebrate. And this year we have a new offering that’s just perfect for your holiday table or to send as a gift to family or friends. It’s our California Bounty Box and it is gorgeous! In my family we always receive a box of harvest treats from one […]

Posted on November 7th, 2019

Special Sale on One of Our Most Popular Gift Baskets

Taste of Nor Cal Gift Basket

We have a special sale on one of our most popular gift baskets just in time for sending to far away family for Thanksgiving or Christmas! (Or for locals who want to order one to pick up in the store.) Our Taste of Nor Cal Gift Basket is a sure to please crowd favorite. And […]

Posted on November 5th, 2019